The Apprentice’s Bookshelf

Essentials:

California Hawking Club Apprentice Study Guide and Apprentice manual

W. Oakes: THE FALCONER’S APPRENTICE, A guide to training the Red-tailed Hawk.

B.A. Kimsey & J. Hodge: FALCONRY EQUIPMENT

L. McGranaghan: THE RED-TAILED HAWK, A complete guide to training and hunting North America’s most versatile game hawk.

F.L. Beebe: A FALCONRY MANUAL

Less Essential but still good to have:

F.L. Beebe & H.M. Webster: NORTH AMERICAN FALCONRY AND HUNTING HAWKS

N. Fox: UNDERSTANDING THE BIRD OF PREY

G. Brewer: BUTEOS & BUSHYTAILS

P. Glaser: FALCONRY AND HAWKING

L. Arent: RAPTORS IN CAPTIVITY, Guidelines for Care & Management

J.P. Jones: UNDERSTANDING FALCONRY